May 2020 Commencement Postponed
Per an email sent to all students by President Moudgil, the May 9, 2020 Commencement Ceremony will be postponed until December 5, 2020. All students that graduate in May or Summer are welcome to attend the December 5, 2020 ceremony. The Graduation Team will be reaching out to all students impacted by the postponed ceremony to encourage you to attend the ceremony in December. Expect to be contacted by the Graduation Team in early September for this confirmation.
Students that complete their degree requirements in May or Summer semesters will still have their degree posted and diploma made available by the schedule below:
May 2020 graduates:
Degree posted by – June 19, 2020
Diplomas available beginning July 6th
Degree verifications for employment can be completed starting June 1, 2020.
Summer 2020 graduates:
Degree posted by – August 28, 2020
Diplomas available beginning September 21st
Degree verifications for employment can be completed starting August 17, 2020.
Commencement is a time of celebration for the Lawrence Tech community! Whether you're a graduate, a proud parent, a faculty member enjoying the accomplishments of your students, or a supportive friend or colleague, Commencement is a special event.
Lawrence Technological University
Don Ridler Field House
21000 West Ten Mile Road
Southfield, MI, 48075
Date: See note above
Tickets are required. Please click here for more information.
Download the December 2019 Commencement Program [PDF]
The December 2020 Commencement Program will be available closer to the ceremonies.
VENUE INFO: Doors will open to ticketed guests and graduates one hour before the ceremony they are attending. Guests must be seated at least 15 minutes before the ceremony starts. Any guest not in their seat by that time will not be seated until after the processional. Please take into account the heavy event traffic and plan your arrival time accordingly. Food and beverages, however, are prohibited in both the ceremony area and the student marshaling area.
PARKING: There will be plenty of free parking. A complimentary shuttle will operate before and after the ceremonies between the parking lots. Signs will designate shuttle pickup and drop off points.
LIVE STREAM: View the live stream of the ceremonies by clicking here.